Table 1

Types of external rotations, frequency of use, and type of supervision, by number of respondents reporting each rotation type

Supervision in Clinics by
External Rotation TypePediatric DentistsGeneral DentistsResidents
City/public health clinics N=259152
Women, infants, and children’s clinics N=12420
Hospital clinics N=181057
Community health centers (FQHCs) N=2411185
Private practice N=13651
Indian reservation N=110410
Clinics for patients with disabilities or special needs N=27672
Mobile clinics N=29974
School-based programs N=28872
  • N=total number of participants responding to that item

  • Note: Respondents could choose all supervision options that applied.